Read: Mats Zuccarello Wants To Stay A Ranger

Mats Zuccarello Broadway HatSince returning to the Rangers in March, Mats Zuccarello played 15 games in the regular season and 12 in the playoffs.

He had a total of four goals and 11 assists in that time and fired 49 shots on goal. In both the regular seaosn and playoffs Zucc averaged 16:20 per game and had a total of 49 hits.

Zuccarello said that he hopes to return to the Rangers next year and that New York is where he wants to be.

He added that this season he enjoyed having a bigger role and felt like he was the player that the Rangers wanted him to be when he first signed.

His agent told NRK last week that he feels that a contract should be able to be worked out “in no time.” His agent also said that he doesn’t think the firing of John Tortorella will have an impact on Zuccarello one way or the other.